Our Monthly Newsletter is now available. As part of the Butchery Excellence Membership one of the perks is receiving monthly publications. Our aim is to provide helpful insights into the market and as a result of this save you time and resources. Our monthly newsletter is now available in our members only section,... Read more »
Hospitality Excellence, a new food hygiene consultancy company has launched today. The company, headed up by Clogher business woman, Rhonda Montgomery, is a membership-based organisation for food service providers which offers a range of services that will help establishments to achieve and maintain a score of 5 in food hygiene ratings. Hospitality Excellence will... Read more »
Marks & Spencer recalls M&S Louisiana BBQ Chicken Flatties because of undeclared milk Marks & Spencer is recalling M&S Louisiana BBQ Chicken Flatties because the product contains milk which is not mentioned on the label. This means it is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents.... Read more »
BBQ Tips Safety Charcoal Barbecues Use only enough charcoal to cover the base to a depth of about 50mm (2 inches) Only use recognised fire lighters or starter fuel and only on cold coals – use the minimum necessary and never use petrol Never put hot ashes straight into a dustbin or wheelie bin –... Read more »
M Regan & Sons Butchers Draperstown have a very exciting opportunity where their successful butchering business will be up for rent in the near future – due to a retirement within the business.. This opportunity will include the existing operating business and ongoing trade, premises, equipment and existing stock. To discuss this opportunity further contact... Read more »
Mid Ulster District Council is Nominating Butchery Excellence in the Local Government Awards 2018 Our application is to the category; Best Local Authority Tourism Initiative - World Butchers Challenge. Mid Ulster District Council is making a number of entries to the NI Local Government Awards 2018 and one of their applications is to the category; Best... Read more »
Our tour this year is being run in conjunction with the Scottish Craft Butchers to showcase to you the best butchers in Scotland. We have 19 shops visits planned over a 3 day visit. The idea of this field trip is to educate you on what butchers are doing in other regions of the UK... Read more »
Best of the Best at Butchery Excellence All Ireland BBQ Championship Awards A spectrum of butchery talent and achievement included Liam Walsh of Eddie Walsh & Sons, who was crowned this year’s All Ireland BBQ Champion. With over 20 other awards throughout the competition. The 2018 Butchery Excellence All Ireland BBQ Championships Award Ceremony,... Read more »
Irish News Workplace & Employment Awards Chief Executive Rhonda Montgomery of Butchery Excellence International receiving the highly commended Team of the Year Small Organisation Award from sponsor Orlagh O’Neill, Partner and Head of Employment of Carson McDowell Butchery Excellence received an award for highly commended Team of the Year Small Organisation at the Irish News... Read more »
Butchery Excellence International’s annual ‘All Ireland BBQ Championships’ was a roaring success. The event, which was held on Wednesday 6 June 2018 in Aughnacloy Golf Club, boasted over 100 applicants from all over Ireland. An Awards Evening will be held at Aughnacloy Golf Club on Wednesday 13 Jume at 8.00pm. Tea/coffee and refreshments will... Read more »
"We at Larmer's Butchers have found the expertise at Montgomery Food Consultancy second to none as we prepared for the new regulations in labelling and HACCP. They provided invaluable training and resource packs which eased the day to day running of our paperwork. They were available at all times to answer queries and offered great support. We would have no hesitation in recommending their services."
Larmer’s Butcher’s, Newbliss
"In the short time we have been a member of BES we couldn't in a million years expected to have achieved what we have . Ulster BBQ Champion , Butcher shop of the year , Champion of Champions and numerous other certificates ! We have definitely raised our game to achieve this all , so yes , I would say BES have met all our expectations, and more .... Thank you
Clayton Moore M&W Farm Meats
"The work and effort that the Butchery Excellence Scheme put into things is second to none and they are a wealth of knowledge.